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Field HospitalsGettysburg Presbyterian Church - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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This Presbyterian church is rather famous having served as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg and having been visited by two United States Presidents.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/29/2013

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersCivil Defense Fall-Out Shelter @ Gettysburg Presbyterian Church - Gettysburg, PA

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This old placard is on the left or northern side of Gettysburg Presbyterian Church along Baltimore Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/24/2013

last visited: 3/29/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesAdams County Courthouse - Gettysburg, PA

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During the Battle of Gettysburg, this courthouse, then only four years old was used as a hospital, as were most local buildings, albeit, this one was well documented. The building was also occupied by Confederate troops for a time.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/12/2013

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Field HospitalsAdams County Courthouse - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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During the Battle of Gettysburg, during the Civil War, this courthouse, then only four years old was used as a hospital, as were most local buildings, albeit, this one was well documented.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/12/2013

last visited: 3/29/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesBlue Parrot Bistro - Private Residence - Field Hospital - Gettysburg, PA

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According to the web site for the Blue Parrot Bistro that currently occupies the building, this building was a private residence at the time of the Battle of Gettysburg that housed many surgeons.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/21/2014

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsPennsylvania Hall - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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The oldest building at Gettysburg College served as a field hospital for both the Confederates and the Union army during the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1 - 3, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/7/2011

last visited: 9/22/2008

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U.S. Civil War SitesAdams County Prison - Gettysburg, PA

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This retired prison was an important meeting place for the enemy as the planned for their July 3rd engagement of the Union Army on the final day of the Battle of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/29/2010

last visited: 3/29/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe High Street or Common School - Gettysburg, PA

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Yet another public building on High Street which turned hospital during July 1, 1863. The Battle of Gettysburg pushed many building into service during that horrible three day blood bath. A beautiful interpretive out front tells the tale.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/28/2010

last visited: 9/2/2014

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Field HospitalsThe High Street or Common School - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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Yet another public building on High Street which turned hospital during July 1, 1863. The Battle of Gettysburg pushed many building into service during that horrible three day blood bath. A beautiful interpretive out front tells the tale.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/7/2010

last visited: 9/2/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesDavid Wills House - Gettysburg PA

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President Abraham Lincoln stayed in the home of David Wills when he visited Gettysburg to deliver his Gettysburg Address.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member akern.geo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/30/2009

last visited: 9/2/2014

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Field HospitalsTrinity United Church of Christ - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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Seems like all the churches & schools played a role in the Battle of Gettysburg, the turning point of the Civil War. This church was no exception. It served as a hospital during the battle. A beautiful interpretive out front tells the tale.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/17/2010

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesTrinity United Church of Christ - Gettysburg, PA

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Seems like all the churches & schools played a role in the Battle of Gettysburg, the turning point of the Civil War. This church was no exception. It served as a hospital during the battle. A beautiful interpretive out front tells the tale.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/27/2010

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Gettysburg Train Station - Gettysburg, PA

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The Gettysburg Train Station was in operation from 1858 to 1942. It is famous for Lincoln's visit during his Gettysburg Address and serving as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/21/2011

last visited: 9/2/2014

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Field HospitalsThe Gettysburg Railroad Station - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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The Gettysburg Train Station was in operation from 1858 to 1942. It is famous for Lincoln's visit during his Gettysburg Address and serving as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/21/2011

last visited: 9/2/2014

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BattlefieldsCulp's Hill - Gettysburg, PA

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Culp's Hill is the only hill on the battlefield attacked on all three days of the battle. The fight for Culp's Hill was significant because it guarded the main Union supply line on the Baltimore Pike and the rear of the Union army on Cemetery Ridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/8/2011

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesCulp's Hill - Gettysburg, PA

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During the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1–3, 1863, Culp's Hill was a critical part of the Union army defensive line, the right flank, or "barbed" portion of what is described as the "fish-hook" line.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/8/2011

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesSpangler's Spring - Gettysburg, PA

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One of the really neat & unique Civil War sites referenced not only in the American Guide Series & Wikipedia but countless other historical documents and reference material. Spangler's Spring provided fresh water for both sides of the conflict.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/8/2011

last visited: 9/2/2014

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BattlefieldsBarlow Knoll - Gettysburg, PA

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Barlow Knoll is one of several battlefields which set the stage for the Battle of Gettysburg, being a first day site of fighting on July 1, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/6/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesBarlow Knoll - Gettysburg, PA

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Barlow Knoll is one of several battlefields which set the stage for the Battle of Gettysburg, being a first day site of fighting on July 1, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/6/2011

last visited: 10/9/2011

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U.S. Civil War SitesBenner's Hill - Gettysburg, PA

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Benner's Hill is a Civil War site about .95 miles west of the center of town and .91 miles northeast of Cemetery Hill. It was from here, on July 2, 1863, Confederate artillery pounded Union positions @ Cemetery Hill, Culp's Hill and Stevens' Knoll.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/2/2013

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsBenner's Hill - Gettysburg, PA

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Benner's Hill is a Civil War battlefield about .95 miles west of the center of town & .91 miles N.E. of Cemetery Hill. It was from here, on July 2, 1863, Confederate artillery pounded Union positions @ Cemetery Hill, Culp's Hill and Stevens' Knoll.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/3/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsJosiah Benner Farmhouse - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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On September 19, 2011, Gettysburg National Military Park took possession of the 9-acre property due to its historical significance as the house provided cover for skirmishers during the 1863 battle and was used as a Confederate field hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/23/2013

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsEast Cavalry Field - Battle of Gettysburg, PA

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An important battlefield on the outskirts of Gettysburg about as far east as you can get within the town limits. The main road, East Cavalry Field Road is littered with interpretives and monuments which tell the tale of the great battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/13/2011

last visited: 4/18/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesEast Cavalry Field - Battle of Gettysburg - Gettysburg. PA

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An important battlefield on the outskirts of Gettysburg about as far east as you can get within the town limits. The main road, East Cavalry Field Road is littered with interpretives and monuments which tell the tale of the great battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/12/2011

last visited: 4/18/2015

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BattlefieldsStephenson's Depot

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Following the loss the previous day at 2nd Winchester, federal troops retreated north but were cut off on June 15th by Generals Steuart and Nicholl's who occupied the ground in front of the current sign.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hhoke

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/13/2010

last visited: never

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